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Hundreds of thousands of people from across the city and around the world marched through the streets of Manhattan on Sunday to raise awareness of global warming.
Wyoming is considering creating a refugee-resettlement program like other U.S. states to help deal with its new arrivals from Somalia.
A state agency charged with conserving California's scenic coast is investing in a proposed shoreline development, part of a novel partnership that could serve as a national model.
The federal probe into the George Washington Bridge lane closures isn't over, as attorneys for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's staff respond to subpoenas and witnesses are called before a special grand jury.
Strong fundraising by Democrats and their allies—including a super PAC run by people close to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid—is helping the party compete where other factors favor GOP candidates
The blaze, some 60 miles east of Sacramento, grew to more than 128 square miles Saturday, and gathering thunderstorms could either help or harm the firefight with moisture or wind, authorities said.
The Secret Service said it stepped up security around the White House and is reviewing procedures after an intruder jumped a fence Friday and scrambled into the executive mansion.
Many of the Central American women and children who have journeyed to the U.S. in the past year have settled in New Orleans, where they await deportation hearings.
The U.S. Mint makes billions of new one-cent coins every year—more than any other denomination. But the penny costs more than its face value to produce.
Despite advances in care, experts say, the military fails to save some troops from "potentially survivable" wounds.
A plan to place a water slide running the length of a downtown street has encountered resistance in Los Angeles as California remains mired in a drought.
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen spent months devising a strategy for managing short-term interest rates. Two days after the plan's release, some market participants warn the new approach may have flaws.